Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has apologized for of him in brownface. This is using make-up to look like a brown-skinned . It is a racist, offensive and disrespectful . A photo of Mr Trudeau in brownface was given to Time magazine. It was taken when he was a in 2001 at an end-of-year school . Trudeau put on dark brown make-up to dress as a from Aladdin. Mr Trudeau said he was for the photo. He told : "I shouldn't have done . I should have known better, but I didn't. And I'm sorry."
The photo could mean for Mr Trudeau. He wants to be re-elected as Canada's . His biggest told reporters: "Like all Canadians, I was extremely and disappointed when I learned of Justin Trudeau's actions this . Wearing brownface is an act of...racism. It was just as in 2001 as it is in 2019." He added that Mr Trudeau was "not to govern this country". Another said "We see one Mr. Trudeau in public and I'll be with you, he seems really nice - very friendly, very warm....But behind closed , he seems like he's...different."